Ken Ginsburg

Ken Ginsburg, MD, MSEd, is Founding Director of CPTC and Professor of Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He travels the world speaking to parent, professional, and youth audiences and is the author of 5 award-winning parenting books including a multimedia professional toolkit on “Reaching Teens.” CPTC follows his strength-based philosophy and resilience-building model. For more on Dr. Ginsburg visit

Key Strategies to Raising Teens with Character

Mar 01, 2019

Learn two key strategies parents can use to build character in teens.

Category: Role Modeling

The Healing Power of Human Connection

Mar 01, 2019

Discover five ways teens are stronger when connected with others.


Supporting Teens to Take Healthy Risks

Feb 26, 2019

Allowing teens to explore new opportunities as they find their place in the world.


What Parents Can Learn From Teens

Dec 19, 2018

Young people know better than anyone else what they need.


It’s About More Than Just Giving Thanks

Nov 20, 2018

Find opportunities to reconnect and heal.


Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Tragic Events

Oct 29, 2018

Strategies to talk about mass shootings, terrorism or unexpected attacks.